WikiLeaks Reveals The "Snowden Stopper": CIA Tool To Track Whistleblowers

April 29, 2017 - 1:16am

As the latest installment of it's 'Vault 7' series, WikiLeaks has just dropped a user manual describing a CIA project known as ‘Scribbles’ (a.k.a. the "Snowden Stopper"), a piece of software purportedly designed to allow the embedding of ‘web beacon’ tags into documents “likely to be stolen.”  The web beacon tags are apparently able to collect information about an end user of a document and relay that information back to the beacon's creator without being detected. Per WikiLeaks' press release:

House Passes Stopgap Spending Bill Averting Government Shutdown; Senate Next

April 29, 2017 - 1:02am

The US House of Representatives passed a one week stopgap spending bill to keep the government funded through next Friday, as lawmakers continue work to finish legislation that extends funding through the rest of the fiscal year.
Next, the bill will go to the Senate, which is also expected to clear the vote later today, and then send it to President Trump for his signature.

Sec Tillerson Makes Case to UN for Action Against N. Korea : "The United States Cannot Stand Idly By"

April 29, 2017 - 12:42am

Get ready for nuclear war, S. Koreans. The United States will have plenty of opportunities to help defend your nation against a sundry of missiles, some armed with poisonous gas, others of the nuclear varietal. But some will slip by, leveling your cities to ash -- pushing you back into the bronze age. But from that ash will rise Samsung, greater and stronger than ever. Miraculously, you will be placed under a Marshall plan, led by the United States "and its allies", to rebuild your proud peninsula.

Presenting One Of The Best Trades Since 2008: Long 'Inactivity'

April 29, 2017 - 12:41am
Presenting One Of The Best Trades Since 2008: Long 'Inactivity'

Authored by Loic Schmid via Long-Short.ch,

So basically if you had bought Domino’s Pizza (US Pizza and junk food delivery) and Netflix (online video/film/TV series streaming) shares during the financial crisis, you would be very wealthy today !
Domino’s Pizza stock is up over 6000% since the end of 2008 and Netflix is up 5000%. Chart here above !
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